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"Prince of Wales" Feathers Furnitur

Description

Three-feathered mahogany carving on geometric base, "Prince of Wales" feathers motif ornament for furniture. A wire on the bottom is for attachment purposes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
mahogany (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Carved
CARVING
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Painted
plumes (ornaments)
Possibly painting (coating)
Prince-of-Wales
Regency
Regency (British)
Dimensions
4.75 x 5.5 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.500
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10612

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